Kurimoto sweetpotato festival
place : Kurimoto Sports Plaza
Date : On around November 16 (Sun), 2008
Time : 9:00-15:00
The sweet potato (Benikomachi) is distributed free of charge in the widest place for roasting sweet potatoes in Japan.
Benicomati of five tons is baked in 150 mounds of chaff, and it if distributed to participants free of charge every year.
The spot sale of fresh vegetables and the flea market are held.
Moreover, the initial firing ceremony is held from 19:00 of the day before as "Festival at the previous night".
The plus information
The nearby sights
The sights a little way off
- Historic street of Sawara(National landscape conservation area)
- Memorial hall of Inoh Tadataka
- historic house of Inoh Tadataka
- The museum of festival float in Sawara
- The Katori Shrine